"Canyon Crest K9 Training Center owner, Ron Pace, saves the life of a boxer with CPR
(SLYT; 7.52) during a regular training session. During the session, the dog suddenly collapsed and stopped breathing. Ron immediately applied CPR. Within a few minutes, the dog regained consciousness." [more inside]
posted by bwg
on Mar 13, 2011 -
Continuous Chest Compression CPR
is a hands-only CPR method that doubles a person’s chance of surviving cardiac arrest. It’s easy and does not require mouth-to-mouth contact, making it more likely bystanders will try to help, and it was developed at the University of Arizona College of Medicine.
YT link for the video
. The Mayo Clinic Presentation
posted by nickyskye
on Sep 23, 2010 -
PSAFilter: I was trained to do CPR wikipedia
with a 15:1 compression to rescue-breath ratio. This is no longer recommended
. In fact, for just-collapsed people, a recent study shows performing CPR without
any-rescue breathing is better: although some
think the type of collapse is important. Learn how to do CPR near you
valid attempt at resuscitation is better than none. You could save a life.
posted by lalochezia
on Apr 8, 2007 -
German police revive rabbit
"....by breathing through a ball point pen after he passed out in a house fire.....officers opened Napoleon's mouth with a pen and breathed down it while giving the pet a cardio massage, a police spokesman said on Saturday....The officers then rushed [ the rabbit ] by police car to a vet."
posted by troutfishing
on Jul 13, 2004 -